We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental up to 14 days – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Supplemental materials are not guaranteed for used textbooks or rentals (access codes, DVDs, workbooks).
Theatre: Brief Version
Robert Cohen's Theatre Brief, ISBN 9780077333515 serves as a dynamic front row introduction for students into the world of theatre. Enthusiasm coupled with a keen writing style challenges users to appreciate the theatrical arts through its comprehensive explanations of the collaborative theatrical techniques. The passion of the author, Robert Cohen, is...
Robert Cohen's Theatre Brief, ISBN 9780077333515 serves as a dynamic front row introduction for students into the world of theatre. Enthusiasm coupled with a keen writing style challenges users to appreciate the theatrical arts through its comprehensive explanations of the collaborative theatrical techniques. The passion of the author, Robert Cohen, is definitely evident within the pages of Theatre Brief. His educational and professional backgrounds speak for themselves as large contributors to the authoring of this text. Cohen serves as the University of California at Irvine's Drama Department Claire Trevor Professor. He has also served as resident acting teacher in such famous theatrical realms as New York, the Shanghai Theatre Academy, the Korean National Arts University, and the national theatre academies of Hungary, Finland, and Estonia. Cohen has directed hundreds of productions across the nation and has authored several other theatre books and essays. He has also served as the Southern California drama critic for Plays International, reviewing over 200 plays. Cohen has artfully organized this text into 11 concise yet thorough chapters. Introductions to theatre are made within the first chapters focusing on questions such as 'What is the Theatre'' and 'What is a Play?' Chapters then move into the specific descriptions of 'The Actor' and 'The Playwright' as well as 'Designers and Technicians' and, of course, 'The Director.' Cohen then moves into 'Theatre Traditions: East and West' and delves into the facets of 'The Modern Theatre' and 'The Musical Theatre.' Finally users are challenged to explore 'Theatre Today: What, Who, and Where?' followed by discussions of 'The Critic.'
WHAT'S BONUS TIME?
Normally, new semester rental orders are exactly 125 days.
With “Bonus Time” you can order early and get a FREE extension until 5/19/15*.
It’s our little way of rewarding you early renters for planning ahead.
But do hurry. The “Bonus Time” offer runs out on 1/8/15 (11PM PST).
* It can take up to 24 hours for the extension to appear in your account after you receive your textbooks.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.